Waiting for the Rain

by Sheila Gordon

A hard-hitting novel traces the relationship of two boys, one Black, the other white,... read more

A hard-hitting novel traces the relationship of two boys, one Black, the other white, living in contemporary South Africa. Gordon does an admirable job of showing how differing values and racial injustices pull Tengo and Frikkie further and further apart until they have little in common except a shared past. (Age 12 and older)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1987

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